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Construction Management & Building Surveying


Ready to lay the foundations for a successful career in construction?

After completing the Foundation programme, you will go on to develop a specialist understanding of project management or building regulation through a combination of lectures, field trips and site visits.

Earn a degree accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE).


  • Two semesters


  • September
  • January


  • £15,250

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Programme Details

Semester 1

  • ILS1AND3 – Interactive Learning Skills and Communication
  • SCI101 – Numerical Techniques 1
  • SCI115 – Physics
  • BUS107 – Principles of ICT

Semester 2

  • BUS105 – Business Studies: You will explore the fundamentals of business, including globalisation; ethics and sustainability; operations, marketing and HR; strategy, leadership and management.
  • SCI102 – Numerical Techniques 2
  • SCI125 – Chemistry
  • SCI130 – Research and Referencing

Full Programme Specification (PDF)


  • Architectural technologist
  • Building control surveyor
  • Construction manager
  • Estimator

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